>> stephanie: speaking of maddens, obviously the president today is going to be on about noon eastern, going to hold a press conference to discuss how to prevent gun violence. now you and leader pelosi and others are also doing a meeting today, yes? >> that's right. they weren't -- you know, scheduled to be at the same time but i think it's -- you know, i think it is good that they are coming at the same time. >> stephanie: again, this is something that should really be bipartisan. you know, if there's nothing that can make you come together as americans you know, sandy hook isn't it, i don't know what is right? >> look, sandy hook was overwhelming. being in that -- at that memorial service was something you know. in my life i've not experienced. and imagine you know, parents grandparents, first responders, teachers. everyone that witnessed this is, you know, truly in shock.